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PFC Jere Eugene Burns
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Birth: Jan. 16, 1929
Belmont
Middlesex County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 1952, South Korea

Private First Class Burns was a member of Company B, 1st Battalion, 32nd Infantry Regiment, 7th Infantry Division. On October 18, 1952, after defending his position on Hill 598 against a determined enemy, he was evacuated through the 32nd Collecting Station to the 7th Medical Battalion, but never arrived. He was presumed dead on March 10, 1954. Private First Class Burns was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
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 Parents:
  Ralph J. Burns (1901 - 2003)
  Mary B Egan (1902 - 1950)
 
Burial:
Honolulu Memorial *
Honolulu
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
Plot: Courts of the Missing
*Cenotaph [?]
 
Created by: tommattie
Record added: Mar 26, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67481752
PFC Jere Eugene Burns
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PFC Jere Eugene Burns
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PFC Jere Eugene Burns
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 Added: Mar. 26, 2011
 
 
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